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Viral Hepatitis B

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Ask the Experts

viral hepatitis B

...hi i was diagnose with viral hepatitis B. can you explain it what is the difference between other case.
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Hepatitis B is an infection that can cause liver injury. Most people clear the virus. HOwever, it will be important for your physician to Read more »

Cirrhosis caused by HBV or HBC

Dear Dr. McGovern,Is Cirrhosis caused by HBV or HBV reversible if treated? Thank you. Read more »

When to get tested?

I had an unprotected oral sex on 3 May. even though it's just a 5 seconds fun, I'm still scared... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...ranges in severity from a mild illness lasting a few weeks to a serious, lifelong illness. It results from infection with the Hepatitis B virus. Hepatitis B can be either "acute" or "chronic." Acute Hepatitis B virus infection is a short-term... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Other Viral Hepatitis Infections

... Hepatitis A Hepatitis B Other viral hepatitis infections Hepatitis A Hepatitis A (HAV) is found in faeces (stool). People become infectedwhen faeces from an infected Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

... What Is Hepatitis? Viral Hepatitis Other Types of Hepatitis Medication Problems Alternative Approaches What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis means an inflammation, Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Join a Rally in Washington, D.C., on May 19 to Call for Hepatitis Program Funding

...with HIV are also co-infected with hepatitis C virus and up to 10% of HIV-positive Americans may also be co-infected with the hepatitis B virus. Complications resulting from viral hepatitis are a leading cause of death for people with HIV/AIDS... Read more »
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PARA CLIOCHEE

Posted by diosayudame, 1 Reply
...hepticas. Se deben tener en cuenta las siguientes entidades clnicas en el diagnstico diferencial de la hepatitis autoinmune: Hepatitis viral crnica por virus B y C. Enfermedades metablicas: deficiencia de alfa 1- antitripsina, enfermedad de... Read more »

Hepatitis B

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Hola amigos, primeramente saludaros a todos, mi cuestion es la siguiente en caso de ser contagiado de Hepatitis B, me surgen las siguientes dudas: - Se cura pasado un tiempo como es el caso d ela hepatitis B? - Se puede cronificar? - en caso Read more »

Interferon and Hiv

Posted by ethan_hines, 2 Replies
Why doesn't pegylated Interferon work the same way with Hiv as it does with HVB/C?. Isn't Interferon very important in fighting RNA virus infections which Hiv is one of? How does Hiv get around its defence? Read more »

LA HEPATITIS TAMBIEN ES MORTAL? TIENE CURA?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
bueno .. saludos a todos... les cuento q he tenido relaciones sin proteccion hace un tiempo. Luego de seis meses y a pesar de mis sintomas di negativo en el examen de vih1 y vih2 a pesar de muchos sintomas. Bueno el hecho es q al leer los distintos... Read more »